Muscat: Enhance CT eased to a seven-wicket victory over Sinha in a Muscat Pharmacy and Stores-sponsored Premier Division match at the MOS Ground during the morning session on Friday.
Batting first, Sinha were bowled out for 126 in 29.2 overs. Nalinda scored 26 while Dhammika made 21.
Zafar Iqbal claimed four wickets while Fayaz and Nester bagged two scalps each for Enhance.
In reply, Enhance batted for 23.2 overs to score 127 for three and claim the bonus point too. Ravi Baradkane and Khawar Ali scored 39 runs each. Niluka Dilshan claimed two scalps for Sinha.
Brief scores: Sinha CT 126 in 29.2 overs (Nalinda 26; Zafar Iqbal 4/9) lost to Enhance CT 127 for 3 in 23.2 overs (Ravi B. 39, Khawar Ali 39; Niluka Dilshan 2/12). Points: Enhance CT - 3, Sinha CT – 0.
Renaissance beat OCT Al Amerat
In a Khimji Ramdas-sponsored A Division match, Renaissance scored a seven-wicket victory over OCT Al Amerat at the Municipality Ground I during the morning session on Friday.
Batting first, OCT Al Amerat were all out for 113 in 24.2 overs. Abdul Aziz top scored with 32 runs. Asmeer claimed four wickets for Renaissance.
In reply, Renaissance raced to 115 for three in 11.4 overs to claim the bonus point victory. Jahanzer and Waruna top scored with 43 and 32 runs respectively.
Brief scores: OCT Al Amerat 113 in 24.2 overs (Abdul Aziz 32; Asmeer 4/35) lost to Renaissance 115 for 3 in 11.4 overs (Jahanzer 43, Waruna 32; Nasser 2/38). Points: Renaissance – 3, Al Amerat – 0.
Uday Khimji down PDO
In an Al Ansari Group of Companies-sponsored B Division match, Uday Khimji defeated PDO by four wickets at the Municipality Ground II during the morning session on Friday.
Batting first, PDO put on 177 for the loss of four wickets in 20 overs. Abdul Naveed scored a brilliant unbeaten 121. Faraz Ahmed claimed three wickets for Uday Khimji.
In reply, Uday Khimji scored 178 for six in 19.2 overs with Adil Abbas top scoring with 50. Shoab Mohammed and Manoj chipped in with 35 and 33 not out respectively.
Brief scores: PDO 177 for 4 in 20 overs (Abdul Naveed 121 n.o; Faraz Ahmed 3/29) lost to Uday Khimji 178 for 6 in 19.2 overs (Adil Abbas 50; Zahir Khan 2/28). Points: Uday Khimji – 2, PDO - 0.
Al Mardhuf Shopping win
In a Raha Poly Products-sponsored C Division match, Al Mardhuf defeated Oordedoo B by six wickets at the Municipality Ground III during the morning session on Friday.
Batting first, Ooredoo B put on 145 for six in 20 overs. Gaurav top scored with 52. Vijay claimed two wickets for Al Mardhuf.
Al Mardhuf completed their bonus point victory by scoring 146 for four in 15.2 overs. Noushad and Vishal top scored with 36 and 34 runs respectively. Vinod claimed three scalps for Ooredoo.
Brief scores: Ooredoo B 145 for 6 in 20 overs (Gaurav 52; Vijay 2/17) lost to Al Mardhuf 146 for 4 in 15.2 overs (Noushad 36, Vishal 34; Vinod 2/21). Points: Al Mardhuf – 3, Ooredoo B – 0.